Best Time to Buy Eyewear? Sales Show Summer: Affiliates at LinkConnector Set to Profit with

Best Time to Buy Eyewear? Sales Show Summer: Affiliates at LinkConnector Set to Profit with, online leader in the sunglasses and eyeglasses space, positions itself to have its fourth consecutive season of exponential growth in the LinkConnector Network.

CARY, NC — March 18, 2010 — LinkConnector (, a leading Affiliate Marketing Network with progressive solutions for merchants and affiliates, announced today that (, one of its long-standing and top-performing merchants, is entering into its 2010 peak season and is poised to make it the most profitable one to date. This merchant has grown exponentially year after year in the LinkConnector Network, with annual affiliate sales in 2009 nearing $1 million. Key factors contributing to their steady growth include their daily updated product feed, free shipping offer, frequent coupon codes, and highly involved account management.

“The numbers don’t lie. We have worked hard, alongside our LinkConnector representatives, and have significantly grown our program month over month,” said Eyal Gutentag, Co-Founder of “We work hands-on with our affiliate partners, continuously arming them with tools like product feeds, fresh creatives and coupons that they can use to succeed. We anticipate our best summer season yet in 2010.”

The campaign grew over 500% from 2007 to 2008 and over 175% from 2008 to 2009. Affiliate commission is 15% of the sale, an exclusive rate offered to LinkConnector Affiliates. In the last six months, nearly 10% of their affiliate base successfully generated sales, demonstrating the strength of their partnerships. The merchant also allows a diverse set of affiliate promotional methods including coupon sites, email and search engine marketing.

“We are dedicated to the success of the campaign,” said Jennifer King, Merchant Representative for their LinkConnector program. “We are going to do what it takes, diligently working on a weekly basis, to grow, enable and activate their affiliate base.”

Beginning in March, through the end of August are the times when demand is highest for To help affiliates prepare for their busiest time of year, has created a 10% coupon promotion. This new discount, in conjunction with their standard free shipping offer, will further increase conversions and create a strong opportunity for their affiliate partners to maximize earnings. Details for this promotion can be found through the LinkConnector Promotion Manager.

About is committed to providing customers with the best service and the widest selection of lenses, sunglasses and frames, at the most competitive prices found online. Customers choose from thousands of frames from some of the industry’s most respected designers. staff is comprised of eye care professionals with years of experience assisting people with their optical needs. From lab professionals to practicing optometrists, unsurpassed expertise is offered.

About LinkConnector
LinkConnector, an Affiliate Marketing Network ( headquartered in Cary, NC, provides progressive solutions for merchants and affiliates, enabling them to increase online revenue and drive results. Since its inception in 2004, the company has continuously introduced new technologies to the industry, such as the Affiliate Widget Builder, advanced FraudFREE™ Protection System, Pending Sale functionality, patent-pending Naked Link Technology®, and Affiliate Connections™ optimizing technology to better meet affiliate and merchant expectations in a rapidly evolving industry. LinkConnector maintains a strong emphasis on network quality and stands by its zero tolerance fraud policy. Complementing its technological advances and innovative approach to Affiliate Marketing, LinkConnector also offers proven traditional affiliate marketing tools and approaches, such as standard linking campaigns. Combined with superior customer service, LinkConnector provides its merchants and affiliates a measurable edge in the market.

LinkConnector is operating as the fastest growing Affiliate Marketing Network—especially among Internet Retailer Top 500 companies.

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